History of Diabetes
Welcome to the dLife Diabetes Museum!
The history of diabetes can be found here in this easy-to-navigate tool. Scroll through time to meet innovators and history makers. Discover the first recorded occurrence of what was later understood to be diabetes. Learn more about the latest in technological advances. See video from dLifeTV about some of the unforgettable pioneers in the history of diabetes, then learn more on dLife.com.
The dLife Museum will never be complete. New information will be uncovered and added periodically. So stop back often. The museum is open 24/7. Visit now!
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Ginger Cookies Banana Smoothie Broccoli and Almond Soup Barbecue Beef Brisket Fresh Peanut Butter Cookies Bran Crumb Pie Crust Tangy Marinated Salmon Fillets Pork Tenderloin with Rosemary and Garlic Grilled Salmon Salad with Orange-Basil Vinaigrette Sweet and Sassy Cherry Sauce
My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...